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Writers Squared with Nancy Eimers and William Olsen at GLCL

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-02-2015 under

Writers Squared is an occasional series here at GLCL where two authors get together in a laid-back and casual manner to talk about inspiration, writing, their own and each other's work, and whatever else comes up! This time, we've got renown...

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A Night of Poetry with Gary Barwin and Jen Tynes

by (Write616)

Submitted 08-21-2015 under

Join GLCL for poetry readings with Gary Barwin and Jen Tynes on Sept 25 at 6:30 p.m. This event is free! Gary Barwin is a Canadian writer, composer, multimedia artist, editor, and the author of 19 books of poetry and fiction as well as books for...

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Monica McFawn Here at GLCL

by (Write616)

Submitted 09-11-2014 under

  Author Monica McFawn will share her Flannery O'Connor Short Fiction Award winning story collection, BRIGHT SHARDS OF SOMEPLACE ELSE, on Friday, September 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters.  GLCL...

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Remembering Noah

by (LCirivello)

Submitted 05-09-2014 under OPINION

I never met Noah Miesch, but I remember him. Thanks to a mother willing to share both the joy and the pain of her son’s life and death, many grateful readers will welcome Noah into their memories as well. "He Plays a Harp," a new...

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Local author Jason Holton publishes first book with Chapbook Press

by (laurelgreen)

Submitted 08-13-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

In his debut publication, “Eventually, All of Them Are Lost,” local author Jason Holton showcases 20 original poems that reflect on the fragility of human memory. At 61 pages it’s an attractive and small-statured book, published by...

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Classic Christmas picture book released for new generation of readers

by (AnnByle)

Submitted 12-13-2012 under NEWS

When Lori Walburg wrote “The Legend of the Candy Cane” 15 years ago, she had no idea that the picture book would sell over 500,000 copies. Now the publisher, Grand Rapids-based Zonderkidz, is rereleasing the book with new illustrations...

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